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Table 1 Cumulative case counts and rates of MERS in Saudi Arabia from 2015 to 2017

From: A case-crossover analysis of the impact of weather on primary cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome

Population Cases (%) Cases per 100 k Crude Cases per 100 k adjusteda
Province    
Asir 20 (4.4) 0.93 0.90
Baha 4 (0.9) 0.86 0.69
Eastern 53 (11.9) 1.16 1.24
Hail 17 (3.8) 2.50 2.39
Jawf 3 (0.7) 0.82 0.89
Jizan 2 (0.4) 0.13 0.14
Madinah 23 (5.1) 1.13 1.02
Makkah 54 (12.1) 0.68 0.66
Najran 24 (5.4) 4.42 4.66
Northern 2 (0.4) 0.56 0.58
Qasseem 52 (11.7) 3.80 3.80
Riyadh 185 (41.5) 2.43 2.54
Tabuk 7 (1.6) 0.90 1.00
TOTAL 446 (100) 1.46 1.46
Age    
< 20 2 (0.4) 0.02 0.02
>  20 < 65 289 (64.8) 1.47 1.43
>  65 155 (34.8) 17.27 17.27
Sex    
Male 352 (78.9) 2.05 1.99
Female 94 (21.1) 0.70 0.72
  1. aAge and sex adjusted rates were calculated using data from the 2015 Statistical Yearbook of the General Authority for Statistics of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia